Awards

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2016 Travel + Leisure
World's Best Awards

2017

U.S. News & World Report | 2017 Best Hotels: #1 in California, #9 in the U.S.

Forbes Travel Guide | Five-Star Hotel

AAA | Five Diamond Hotel 

Booking.com | 2016 Guest Review Award

Trip Advisor
 
| 2017 Traveler's Choice Awards: Top 25 Hotels in the United States, Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the United States

2016

Condé Nast Traveler | Readers' Choice Awards: #4 of the Top 25 Southern California Resorts 

Andrew Harper | 2016 Readers' Choice Awards: Top 20 U.S. Hideaway, Top 20 Spa Resort 

San Diego Magazine | Best of San Diego: San Diego's Best Spa Treatment, Elemental Wellness Ritual 

Travel + Leisure | World's Best Awards: #1 in Southern California, #15 in the U.S., #50 in the World 

Trip Advisor | Certificate of Excellence: Rancho Valencia & Veladora 

Tennis Resorts Online | Top 25 Tennis Resorts in the World 

Forbes Travel Guide | Five-Star Hotel

AAA | Five Diamond Hotel, Four Diamond Restaurant, Four Diamond Spa

AFAR | Best Spas in the World 

2015

Condé Nast Traveler | Readers' Choice Awards: #3 of the Top 20 Southern California Resorts

Del Mar Times | Best of North Coast Readers Poll, #1 Day Spa 

Business Insider
| 50 Best Hotels in America 

Andrew Harper | 2015 Readers' Choice Awards: Top 20 U.S. Hideaway, Top 20 Golf Resort, Top 20 Spa Resort, Top 20 Family Resort 

Wine Spectator | Best of Award of Excellence: Veladora 

Trip Advisor | Certificate of Excellence: Rancho Valencia & Veladora 

Open Table | 2015 Diners' Choice

Forbes Travel Guide | Five-Star Hotel 

U.S. News & World Report | 2015 Best Hotels: #1 Hotel in the USA, #1 Hotel in California, #1 Relais & Châteaux Hotel in North America 

Condé Nast Traveler | 2015 Gold List 

AAA | Five Diamond Hotel, Four Diamond Restaurant, Four Diamond Spa 


2014 

Travel + Leisure | Top 500 World's Best Resorts in the World 

Boutique Hotel Awards | The Americas' Best Culinary Hotel  

Condé Nast Traveler | Reader's Choice World's Best: #1 Resort in Southern California, #6 Resort in the United States, #25 Resort in the World 

Andrew Harper | 2014 Reader's Choice Awards: Top U.S. Hideaway

AAA | Five Diamond Hotel 

Travel + Leisure | Top 500 World's Best Resorts of 2014

Trip Advisor | Certificate of Excellence 

U.S. News & World Report Travel | Best Hotels: #9 Resort in the U.S., #2 Resort in California 

Forbes Travel Guide | Five-Star Hotel 

Andrew Harper | 2014 Grand Awards: 2014 North America Grand Award, Top 10 Gastronomic Delight, 2013 Indelible Memory 

Condé Nast Traveler | Top 25 Spas in the World: #9

 

2013 

Fodor's Travel | 10 Best New Spas in North America: #6 

Condé Nast Traveler | Gold List: World's Best Places to Stay 

Travel + Leisure | Top 500 World's Best Resorts in the World 

Boutique Hotel Awards | Best Boutique Hotel in North America, Most Sensuous Spa

U.S. News & World Report Travel | Best Hotels: #12 Resort in the U.S., #3 Resort in California, #2 Resort in San Diego, #3 Relais & Chateaux Resort in the U.S. 

Condé Nast Traveler | Reader's Choice World's Best: #5 Resort in California, #1 Resort in San Diego

Andrew Harper | 2013 Reader's Choice Awards: Top 20 Hideaways

Organic Spa Magazine | Top 10 Organic Spas 

San Diego Magazine | Best Spa Day

Wine Spectator | Award of Excellence 

Travel + Leisure | World's Best Hotels

Tennis Resorts Online | Top 25 Tennis Resorts, Gold Medal Resorts

San Diego Magazine | Best of North County San Diego: "Best $30-mil Makeover" 

Condé Nast Traveler | Hot List 2013: Best New Hotels, Amazing Pools at the Best New Hotels, Most Indulgent New Hotels in the World

Virtuoso | Best of the Best: World's Best Hotel Experiences 

Yellow Pages | One of America's Most Beautiful Spas

Redbook Magazine | One of the Top Get-Fit Getaways 

Condé Nast Traveler | #22 Top 100 U.S. Resort Spas 

NewBeauty Magazine | Best Detox Options for a Healthier Lifestyle

California Wedding Day Magazine | Top Wedding Venue Destinations

Association News | One of the Top Spas For Groups

San Diego Union Tribune | Top Places to Visit in Rancho Santa Fe 

Thrillist | Top Dining Destinations in San Diego

Travel Channel | Top Daily Escape

L.A. Times | Top-Notch Getaways Driving Distance from Los Angeles 

Ranch & Coast Magazine | Readers Choice "Best Of": Best New Boutique 

San Diego Union Tribune | One of the Top Picks of Finest Restaurants Upgrades in San Diego 

Virtuoso Life | One of the Three High-Profile Properties With Noteworthy Renovations 

U.S. News & World Report Travel | Best Hotels: #12 Resort in the U.S., #3 Resort in California, #2 Resort in San Diego, #3 Relais & Chateaux Resort in the U.S. 

Destination Weddings & Honeymoons | One of the Top Honeymoon Resort Destinations

Yahoo! Travel | Professional Cyclist Christian Vande Velde's Favorite Destination

Meetings Focus West | One of the Best Places for Meetings

C Magazine | Ideal Venue for Rehearsal Dinners

JustLuxe | One of the Hottest Travel Trends of 2013 

Ranch & Coast Magazine | "Best Of" Editors Pick: Best Bar 

 

2012 

Condé Nast Traveler | Reader's Choice World's Best: #7 Resort in California, #1 Resort in San Diego 

Tennis Magazine | #1 Tennis Resort in Southern California, #1 Tennis Resort in the U.S. (2008-2012)

U.S. News & World Report Travel | Best Hotels: #7 Resort in the U.S., #1 Resort in California, #1 Resort in San Diego, #3 Relais & Chateaux Resort in the U.S.

 

2011 

Condé Nast Traveler | #52 U.S. Mainland Resort, Readers' Choice World's Best 

Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report | #11 Resort, Readers' Choice World's Best 

Forbes Travel Guide | Four-Star Hotel Award

Sunset Magazine | 2011-12 Hotel Awards: Best for Weekend Stays 

 

2010 

Tennis Magazine | #1 U.S. Tennis Resort

Condé Nast Traveler |  Readers' Choice World's Best: #10 U.S. Small Resort

Andrew Harper's Hideaway | Readers' Choice World's Best: #13 Resort

Condé Nast Traveler |  Gold List: World's Best Places to Stay

Travel + Leisure | Top 500 World's Best Hotels 

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